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Nancy Richardson

Professor / UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

Area of Expertise: film editing, Hollywood, entertainment industry, movies

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Nancy Richardson, professor at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, is a longtime film editor whose most recent credits were the sci-fi action films “Divergent” and its sequel “Insurgent.” She has been a member of the Editors Guild board of directors for more than a decade.

Her many credits include “thirteen,” “Lords of Dogtown,” “Twilight” and “Red Riding Hood,” all directed by Catherine Hardwicke; and “Mi Familia,” “Selena” and “Why Do Fools Fall in Love,” directed by Gregory Nava. She also edited the directorial debut of Maya Angelou, “Down in the Delta.” Other credits include “Stand and Deliver,” “Step Up,” “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse,” and “Warm Bodies.”

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